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* Markets risk off as trade talks sour with US Commerce blacklisting a number of Chinese firms
– Due to abuses to Muslim minorities, suggests an impossible task for a deal
– Visa restrictions to be implemented on certain Chinese officials due to human rights abuses
– Appears investment restrictions on portfolios flows could also be in the pipeline
– Looks to me like Trump is definitely doubling down